New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 20, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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When: 11 a m to 12:30 p.m. today Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library
Contact: (830) 964-3744 You should know: For those new to genealogy Also, information about census records
Coffee with the Author: “Missing Ingredients: No Time for Innocence"
When: 6:30 p.m. today Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library
Contact: (830) 964-3744 You should know: Local author Lark Pogue co-wrote the book with her brother Drew Carpenter. The book is fiction but based on their lives.
Computer Class: Powerpoint 2007
When: 6:30 p.m. today Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Two-part class that covers the essentials of PowerPoint. Bring your own laptop or use the library's.
Comal County Music Show
When: 6 p.m. today Where: 111 Landa St.
Contact: (830) 625-2279
You should know: Enjoy country
Luling Icehouse Pottery Bastrop Fundraiser
Where: 1115 E. Davis St., Luling Contact: (830) 875-6282 You should know: Fundraiser features handmade mugs. Goal is to raise at least $2.000. Mugs available for minimum donation of $25.This Week
“Shades of Red" Art Show
When: Sept. 2-28
Where New Braunfels Art League
Gallery, 237 W. San Antonio St.
Canyon Lake Republican Women
When 10 a.m Sept. 21 Where TPML Contact: (830) 899-7555 You should know: TSgt Aaron Allmon. member of Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command, will speak.
Craft-o-Rama: Dyeing a Silk Scarf
When: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 21 Where: NB Public Library
Flirty Frauleins Red Hats
When: 11:30 a.m. today Where: Senior Center Contact: RSVP (830) 557-5063 You should know; Pajama brunch. Cost is $7. Bring a friend,
Lindheimer Chapter, Native Plant Society
When: 7 p.m, today
Where; GVTC auditorium, 36,101
Contact; (830) 643-0004 You should know: Speaker will be Jackie Poole, about “Plants Near Extinction."
NB Downtown Development Board
When; 8:30 a.m, third Tuesdays Where; City Council Chambers, 424 S. Castell Ave.
You should know: Agendas available online at www.nbtexas.org
Canyon Lake Area Writers
When: 2-4 p.m. third Tuesdays Where; Tye Preston Memonal Library
Contact: [email protected]
You should know; Join an eclectic group of more than three dozen authors, editors, writers and poets.
William Hightower Chapter #35 Meeting
When; 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. third Tuesdays
Where; Country Fare Restaurant in the T/A Travel Center, 1-35 N.
You should know; Social hour from 5:30-6:30 p.m.. Meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Comal Country Music Show
When; 7:30-10 p.m. third Tuesdays Where: Knights of Columbus Hall,
111 Landa St.
Contact; (830) 629-4547 You should know; Doors open by 6 p.m. A house band provides country music for the listening audience, Sandwiches and desserts available. Cost will be $7 per person. Proceeds go to Meals on Wheels Department,
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Bryan! Wilson studies hole 5 while competing in the Greater New Braunfels City Championship at the Landa Park Golf Course on Friday You can purchase this and other photos — many of which didn’t appear in the print edition—at herald-zeitung.com
Contact; (830) 221-4316 You should know: Workshop for adults about dyeing silk with markers. Supplies provided, and you can also bring your own silk or rayon scarf to dye. Wear old clothes.
When: 7 p.m. Sept. 22 Where; Texas Theatre. Seguin You should know; Enjoy original music by area songwnters hosted by Aaron Allen, Free to the public
New Braunfels Conservation Society
When: 7 p,m. Sept, 22 Where; Conservation Plaza Contact; (830) 832-9699 You should know; “Polka On In" with polka music, dance instruction and more.
NB Theatre Company “Miracle on 34th Street" auditions
When; 7-10 p.m. Sept. 22, 2-4 p.m. Sept, 25
Where; 1117 W. Walnut Ave, Contact: [email protected]
Friends Of The Library 26th Annual Used Book Sale
When; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m, Sept. 24 Where; New Braunfels Civic Center, 375 S. Castell
Contact: (830) 625-2977 You should know; More than 65,000 used books, videos, CDs. collectibles, Texana and more No admission charge. Become a member of Friends of the Library by Sept. 20 and receive a preview sale invitation.
Canyon Lake Pilot Club Storeroom Sale
When; 8 a.m -2 p.m. Sept. 23-24 Where; 5622 FM 2673 (AAA Storage), Canyon Lake Contact; (830) 832-0340 You should know; More than 1,300 square feet of gently used items. Benefits Canyon Lake community.
“Arsenic and Old Lace” by Joseph Kesserling
When: Saturdays 8 p.m., Sundays 2:30 p.m. Sept. 23-Oct. 16 Where; Wimberley Playhouse, 450 Old Kyle Road, Wimberley Contact; (512) 847-8015
NBHS Class of 1961 50th reunion
When; All day Sept. 24 Where: Email
for information on times, locations You should know; Dinner 6 p.m. at McAdoo's. Organizers are still for classmates that might have moved. If you are in contact with a Class of 1961 classmate, please
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New Braunfels AARP Chapter 1823 meeting
When; 9:30 a.m. third Tuesdays Where; Senior Citizens Center,
655 Landa St.
Contact; Gladys Bartling, (830) 625-4879
You should know; Everyone over 50 years of age in New Braunfels, Canyon Lake, and Seguin areas is invited to attend. Members are reminded to bring food items for the SOS Food Bank,
New Century Lions Club
When; 7 p,m, first and third Tuesdays
Where: Granzin's BBO Contact; Corey Hall. (830) 980-3367
Old Pilots and Aviation Group
When; 10:30 a.m, third Tuesdays Where; Comal County Senior Citizens Center, 655 Landa St, Contact: (830) 624-7686 You should know; A gathering of senior citizens that share a common interest in aviation. Lunch is optional at the senior center for a small donation and the meetings are free.
Gruene Lions Club Meeting
When; 1 p.m, first and third Tuesdays
Where; Fork and Spoon Cafe Contact; (830) 626-1200
Hope Hospice Tour
When; 9:30 a.m. third Tuesdays Where: Hope Hospice, 611 N. Walnut Ave.
Contact; (830) 625-7500
Senior Center Skat Spieler
When; 12:30 p.m.Tuesdays Where; Comal County Senior Center
Art and Creative Expression
When; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Where; River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.
Free Counseling with an LPC Intern
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Where; River City Advocacy
Where; Oakwood Counseling
Contact; (830) 627-7006
Precious Life Crisis Services Classes and Workshops
When; Tuesdays and Saturdays Time: 9-11 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 4-6 p.m. Tuesday Where; Precious Life Crisis Center Contact; (830) 372-5980 or www.preciouslifeservices.com
New Braunfels Community Chorale
When; 7-9 p.m.Tuesdays Where: Eden Home, Friendship Room, 631 Lakeview Blvd Contact; (830) 832-7476 or [email protected]
New Braunfels Skat Spieler
When; 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays Where; Elks Lodge You should know; Jim Leissner, Noland Koepp, Arlen Leeder, Jean Philips and A,D, Muhn Jr,
When; 10 a.m. Tuesdays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity 408 Gruene Road Contact: (830) 608-9515 You should know: Now studying “Spontaneous Evolution” by Lipton and Bhaerman.
Canyon Lake Celtic Dancers
When; 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and Thursdays
Where: Community Resource and Recreation Center, 25 Mabel Jones Dr
Contact; (830) 964-3630
email [email protected]
When; 5:30 p.m, Sept. 24 Where; Diaz Ranch, 685 Three Mile Creek Roaa
Contact; www.charrojerrydiaz.com You should know; Tickets are $15.
Texas Water: What You Need to Know
When; 9:30 a.m, Sept. 24 Where: San Antonio Water System, 2800 Hwy 281 N., San Antonio
Contact; [email protected]
You should know: Cost is $15. Regional water forum to discuss competition for water in Texas. Sponsored by League of Women Voters. Pre-register by Sept. 17.
Drip Irrigation Class
When; 9 a.m, Sept. 24 Where: Schertz Community Garden, 1101 Elbel Road Contact; [email protected]
You should know; Guadalupe County Master Gardener program with Jim Johnson. Free and open to the public.
When; 11 a.m. Sept. 24 Where: Pickrell Park. 1400 Schertz Parkway Schertz Contact: (210)619-1630
Abuse Survivors' Group
When; 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays Where; Crisis Center of Comal County
Contact; (830) 620-7520 You should know; The support group is for survivors of family abuse. All services are free.
New Braunfels Toastmasters Club
When; 7-8:30 p.m Tuesdays Where; Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in New Braunfels, 245 FM 306
Contact; visit http://nbtm,free-toasthost.biz, e-mail [email protected]
or call Linda Oliver at 830 899-7045.
Friends of the Library Bookstore
When; Monday Tuesday Wednesday, Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 6-8:30 p.m.; Saturday-10 a.m, to 4 p.m.
Where: 700 E. Common St at the New Braunfels Public Library Contact; 830-627-7824 or www.nbpl.lib.tx.us/friends.htm
When; 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday Where; 1269 Industrial Drive Contact; (830) 625-7005
Hill Country Chorus
When; 7 p.m.Tuesdays Where: First Baptist Church,
Santa Clara and Cross streets Contact; Jim Chatelle, (830) 624-0511 or visit hillcountry-chorus.org
Bible Study; Keys to Successful Living
When: 7 p.m. Tuesdays Where; New Beginnings Christian Center, 23129 1-35 North Contact; (830) 606-6454
When; 6 p.m.Tuesdays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road You should know; Cost is Love Offering.VOI.UNTKEH
Comal County Senior Citizen Thrift Store
Duties: Sorting clothes, tagging, customer contact and light lifting.
Available times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.
Information; (830) 629-4547
Volunteer Rainfall Observer
Duties: The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail &
Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a nationwide, non-profit, volunteer, rainfall reporting network. National Weather Service meteorologists depend on a network of rainfall observers to provide accurate and timely "ground truth* precipitation reports on a daily basis. If you are interested in being a volunteer rainfall observer, please go to hitp;//cocorahs.org/ or you may contact the Austin/San Antonio National Weather Service
(www.srh.noaa.gov/ewx) via email to [email protected]
or Steve smart®noaa.gov.
Comal County Habitat for Humanity
Duties; Volunteers must be 16 or order No previous experience needed. Commit to a day or two per month. Construction and office helped needed Available times: Saturdays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekday opportunities also available. Information; www.comalhabi-tat.org or (830) 625-7005
American Cancer Society Annual Golf Tournament:
Duties;Coordinator Assistant for tournament held each October.
Information; Robert Acevedo (830) 237-9759(9am-4pm)
American Cancer Society Road to Recovery:
Duties: Drive ambulatory cancer patients to area treatment facilities. Good driving record. Training provided by ACS.
Information: Paige DeLeon 1-800-227-2345(9am-4pm)
American Cancer Society
Reach to Recovery;
Duties; Visits by breast cancer survivors for women undergoing or recovering from breast cancer
Information: Beck Voges (830) 625-1666(9am-4pm)
American Cancer Society Relay for Life:
Duties; Committee members promote relay activities in support of cancer survivors and caretakers. Event held annually, late April at area high schools.
Information: Sindy Alvarado (830) 606-3239(9am-4pm)
RSVP America Reads Program
Duties; Volunteer tutors must like helping K-3rd grade children by reading to them or with them. Commit to a couple of hours a week during school hours (8 a.m. to 2 p.m.) at the school of your choice. We will train you and provide teaching materials.
or (830) 632-7769
Bike MS: Valero Ride to the River
When; Volunteers needed for Oct. 13-16 event at Comal County Fairgrounds. Variety of positions available Information: (210) 694-3234 or [email protected]
Patient Care Volunteers at Hope Hospice
Duties: Provides support to hospice patients and families through comfort and companionship. You will be given training to provide you with the tools you will need to be successful. Contact; (830) 358-5211 or agilbertson @ hopehospice.net
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